US Youth Soccer
, the nation's largest youth sports association, has named Nathan Nottke
as the organization's Soccer Operations Programs Assistant. "Nathan brings a history of coaching and a strong soccer background to our organization," said Jim Cosgrove, US Youth Soccer executive director.
...Nottke earned a degree from Ohio Dominican University in Computer Information Systems.He then continued his studies at Ohio University where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management.While attending Ohio University, Nottke was also the head girls' soccer coach at Athens High School in Athens, Ohio for four years.
While the head coach, the team won two District Championships as well as two Southeast Ohio League Championships.Nottke
was named District and League Coach of the Year in 2002 and 2003.As a head coach, Nottke compiled a record of 48-21-6.Nottke was also an assistant coach for the U-14 boys Maumee Express in Maumee, Ohio in 2006.
"I am extremely excited to be a part of US Youth Soccer
.I have grown up with the game of soccer and look forward to giving back to the sport that has given me so much.I'm looking forward to contributing my abilities for the continued success of US Youth Soccer and its many events," said Nottke.